BC Housing offers several educational programs like SkillsPlus, Education Awards program, and our Student Tenant Employment program (STEP). We also provide funding for select scholarships at post-secondary institutions, for students interested in those areas.
eLearning - Asbestos Training
Learn the fundamentals of asbestos management with our free eLearning course including asbestos properties, exposure to asbestos and WorkSafeBC regulations.
eLearning - Fire Safety Training
This free online training helps non-profit partners learn about elements of fire safety including legislated requirements, Fire Safety Plans, maintenance requirements and more.
Our new learning platform offers a wide range of education and CPD opportunities for builders and others in the housing sector.
SkillsPlus is a property maintenance skills training program currently offered to all provincially-funded, non-profit housing providers.
Student Tenant Employment Program
The Student Tenant Employment Program (STEP) offers employment training for youth living in BC Housing directly managed properties.
Social Housing Management
The self-paced, part-time or full-time certificate program is designed for staff, managers, and volunteers engaged in social housing operations or development.